Davies to play in Portsmouth Invitational Tournament

(Photo by BYU Photo/Jaren Wilkey)

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – BYU’s Brandon Davies has been invited to participate in the 2013 Portsmouth Invitational Tournament, the nation’s oldest amateur basketball tournament and the only postseason camp conducted for the top seniors in college basketball.

Mid Major Challenge up next for women’s track and field

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PROVO, Utah – The BYU women’s track and field team heads to Sacramento, Calif., this weekend to compete for the first time in the Sacramento State Mid Major Challenge.

“This should be a pretty good meet,” BYU coach Patrick Shane said. “Sacramento State has been working hard the last few years to put together a competitive meet. We’re taking the largest travel group we’ve had this season, so we are happy to go.”

BYU tops No. 70 Washington State at home

Desiree Tran clinched the BYU victory with her 6-3, 3-6, 7-6(6) win on Court 2.
PROVO, Utah – The BYU women’s tennis team earned its first win over a ranked opponent this season as it topped No. 70 Washington State on Monday at the BYU indoor tennis courts.
“This is a big win and I think it will help us moving forward,” BYU coach Lauren Jones-Spencer said. “We looked a little more confident today like we had more energy in our matches than we have recently.

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Hannemann named WCC Player of Week, next up Utah

Jacob Hannemann was named West Coast Conference Player of the Week for his performances against Utah Valley and Santa Clara. (Photo by Mark A Philbrick/BYU Photo)

BYU freshman Jacob Hannemann is the Rawlings West Coast Conference Player of the Week after helping the Cougars win their conference series over Santa Clara.

Hannemann finished the week 8 for 18 for a .444 average with two home runs, two doubles, one triple, six RBI and four runs scored. Hannemann's slugging percentage was 1.000 and he had an on-base percentage of .500 for the week.

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BYU-Washington St. baseball game cancelled

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Due to heavy rain, the BYU-Washington State game Monday was cancelled and will not be rescheduled.

BYU, 17-14 overall, will next play Tuesday at 6 p.m. MDT, against Utah (14-14) in a game at Larry H. Miller Field that will be broadcast live over KOVO Radio 960 AM.

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No. 1 BYU falls in road match to No. 3 UCLA

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LOS ANGELES – The No. 1 BYU men’s volleyball team dropped a three-set match to No. 3 UCLA (25-23, 25-19, 25-20) on the road Saturday.

The loss snapped a 12 match win streak dating back to Feb. 16. The Cougars, who have already clinched the MPSF regular season title, move to 20-4 overall and 19-3 in the MPSF. UCLA improves to 18-10 overall and 14-8 in conference.

Sweeping Santa Clara, 5-2

Jacob Hannemann made the best catch ever witnessed by BYU coach Mike Littlewood in the Cougars' 5-2 defeat of Santa Clara. (Photo by Mark A Philbrick/BYU Photo)

SANTA CLARA, Calif. —Juniors Bret Lopez and Derek Speigner ignited BYU baseball Saturday to a come-from-behind 5-2 victory and three-game sweep over Santa Clara.

The duo helped BYU improve its record to 17-14 overall and 5-4 in the West Coast Conference, while Santa Clara fell to 8-21 and 0-9 in conference.

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Football Blog | Apr 06, 2013 - Posted by Brett Pyne at 5:15 pm | Updated: April 8, 2013 3:36 pm | Permalink

BYU's spring football practices came to a close on Friday with the team's annual Alumni Day. Nearly 1,000 people participated as former players and their family members came back to campus to spend time with the current team.